10 Beautiful Pallet Garden Ideas

10 Beautiful Pallet Garden Ideas

Pallet gardens are all the rage. From veggies and herbs to annuals to succulents, a pallet garden is clever and beautiful! They are wonderfully space saving so you can surround yourself with a ridiculous amount of plants and flowers. Personally, that’s my goal...
Protecting Shrubs From Rabbits

Protecting Shrubs From Rabbits

Before winter after fall, that one week before it really gets cold is the week to protect your new or in danger shrubs from them cute rabbits. I use 3′ tall chicken fencing. Burlap can also be used.   When protecting shrubs from rabbits, I find it important to...
Organic Weed Control. Save the Paper!

Organic Weed Control. Save the Paper!

Organic Weed Control I couldn’t live without my newspaper. Not because I actually read the newspaper, but because it does my weeding for me! Newspaper is a highly effective way to snuff out established weeds in the garden. It creates a biodegradable barrier so...
Getting Rid of Japanese Beetles

Getting Rid of Japanese Beetles

Getting Rid of Japanese Beetles Japanese Beetle Control Dont ya just hate em??? Japanese Beetles have been a nuisance in America since 1916. Thought to be imported as grubs in a shipment of iris bulbs from Japan 5 to 6 years prior, it was soon realized that Japanese...